The Coathanger. Also known as Brocchi’s cluster and Collinder 399.
Version: 2 reprocessed with spikes
A chance alignment of stars forming an interesting asterism.
This version has artificial diffraction spikes added with PhotoShop. I think i prefer the original, unaltered version.
Canon T2i (astrodon filter inside)
8x2min exposures at ISO400
CGE Pro guided with ST80 and Metaguide
Stacked with ImagesPlus
Processed with PixInsight and Photoshop (false spikes)